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Montpelier PLACE Events 

The city of Montpelier’s Community Services Department, Montpelier Conservation Commission, and North Branch Nature Center have announced the upcoming Montpelier PLACE event series. Montpelier PLACE (or Place-based Landscape Analysis and Community Engagement) is a series of community events celebrating the sites and stories in Montpelier’s unique heritage and ecology. Join them this fall on a citywide exploration to discover what makes our capital city so special: 

  • Sept. 25: Bees Knees Brunch and Sip (11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Barr Hill Distillery, Montpelier)
  • Oct. 5: Harvest Meal at FEAST Farm (4 to 6:30 p.m. at FEAST Farm)
  • Oct. 22: History on the Land: Hubbard Park (9 to 11 a.m. at Hubbard Park)
  • Oct. 29: Ecology of Hubbard Park (10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hubbard Park)
  • Nov. 9: Montpelier’s Built Environment (6:30 to 8 p.m. at Kellogg-Hubbard Library)
  • Nov. 18 and 19: Montpelier Underfoot (7 to 8:30 p.m. on 11/18; 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on 11/19 at North Branch Nature Center)
  • Dec. 2: River Art Walk (4 to 8 p.m. at TBD)
These events are co-presented by North Branch Nature Center, the Montpelier Conservation Commission, and the city of Montpelier’s Community Services Department, and sponsored by Hunger Mountain Co-op, Caledonia Spirits, the UVM Field Naturalist Program, Montpelier Alive, and the UVM Extension Service.

All events will be updated at northbranchnaturecenter.org/place or on Facebook at @MontpelierSeniorActivityCenter, @MontpelierRec, @MontpelierParks, and @NorthBranchNatureCenter.